English Quiz Questions 

Directions for Questions 1 to 5: In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

1.A bolt from the blue:
 A. A delayed event
 B. An inexplicable event
 C. An unexpected event
 D. An unpleasant event
 
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2.Yeoman's service:
 A. Excellent work
 B. Hard work
 C. Lazy work
 D. Social work
 
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3.A man of straw:
 A. A man of no substance
 B. An unreasonable person
 C. A very active person
 D. A worthy fellow
 
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4.To be above board:
 A. They have no debts
 B. To be honest in any business deal
 C. To have a good height
 D. To try to be beautiful
 
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5.To pick holes:
 A. To find some reason to quarrel
 B. To destroy something
 C. To criticize someone
 D. To cut some part of an item
 
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Directions for Questions 6 to 10: In the following question, a part of sentence is bold. Below are given alternatives to the bold part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is required, choose "No Improvement" option.

6.The floods that came last year was devastating more than the ones this year.
 A. were more devastating
 B. was devastated more
 C. were devastating more
 D. No improvement
 
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7.Children with disabilities and special needs also have the right to education just like normal children.
 A. just as normal children do
 B. even as normal children are doing
 C. along with normal children
 D. No improvement
 
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8.The more they earn, more they spend on luxury items.
 A. more they should spend
 B. the more they spend
 C. the more they ought to spend
 D. No improvement
 
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